Category Archives: PhD

Want to do a PhD? Here’s my Advice.

Several years ago, after graduating with a bachelor’s degree (first class honours, sorry that will never get old) in computer science from JKUAT, I wrote an A to Z guide for campus students that I think is still relevant today. … Continue reading

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I got my PhD!

In the news article on the website is a photo of me receiving my PhD from JAIST university president. I finally graduated! Three weeks ago, on the 21st of September, surrounded by my family and friends, I finally received my … Continue reading

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2018 Goals

We’re already 3 weeks into 2018, how did that happen! I have really simple but all-time consuming goals for 2018. I’m listing them as 2018 goals but I have actually been working towards achieving some of them for many years, … Continue reading

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Could This be my Last Winter in Japan?

Hello? It’s me. I was wondering if after all these years, is anyone still reading this blog? Can you believe I am already 2 months into my 4th year in Japan? Yes, I came here after my 26th birthday, I … Continue reading

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